PEG Advisory Board

Regular Meetings

  • 5:30 PM
  • Shall meet at least once every quarter
  • City Administration Building
    113 W Mountain Street
    Room 326
    Fayetteville, AR 72701

Description     

The purpose of the PEG Advisory Board is to advise the City Council on issues related to public access, educational, and government (PEG) television use in the City of Fayetteville.

The PEG Advisory Board was created by Ordinance 6153 on February 5, 2019, and was formerly known as the Telecommunications Board, which itself was formerly known as the Cable Board.  The Cable Board was created by City Ordinance 3549 on May 21, 1991. On February 1, 2000, the Cable Board was renamed Telecommunications Board by Ordinance 4219.  On July 15, 2003, Ordinance 4504 was created to redefine the composition, officers, staffing, procedures, and the duties of the Telecommunications Board.  On May 19, 2015, Ordinance 5774 passed to amend Article IX Telecommunications Board to conform to changes in State Law and to clarify definitions and duties of the board.  On November 21, 2017, Ordinance 6011 was passed changing the frequency of the meetings from monthly to bi-monthly.
 
Terms

Staggered four-year terms.

Members 

The Board shall consist of five members appointed by the City Council.  Members should have experience in one or more of the following areas: 

  • Television; television content development
  • Television network infrastructure management and public policy development
  • or other appropriate expertise

 

Appointment



Vacancies on the Board are filled by appointment from the governing body of the City.

Public Notification

A weekly meetings list is prepared by the Office of the City Clerk Treasurer which is distributed to the press and posted on the home page.

Members

  • Chair Caleb Talley
    97 S Hartman Avenue
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    871-270-3988
    10/01/19-06/30/21
  • David Embree
    1910 North Juneway Terrace
    Fayetteville, AR 72703
    479-684-9123
    07/01/19-06/30/23
  • Vacant
  • Vacant
  • Vacant